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  • JrzyShr Dev Guy

    Top 7 Concerns of Migrating an ASP.NET Application to Windows Azure

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    This post is part of a series called “ Windows Azure for the ASP.NET Developer ” written by Rachel Appel , Adam Hoffman , and Peter Laudati . You can see the complete list of posts in the series at the US DPE Azure Connection site. In...
  • JrzyShr Dev Guy

    Found: Windows Azure Document Treasure Trove!

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    Often when I talk to developers, they tell me they can never find anything on Microsoft’s websites. “It’s too big” or “it’s too complicated.” “Stuff gets buried”. And on and on, and so forth…...
  • US ISV Evangelism

    Getting Acquainted with NoSQL on Windows Azure

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    imageNoSQL databases are often employed in public, massively scaled Web site scenarios, where fast fetching of relatively simple data sets matters most.

    NoSQL provide some or all of the following features:

    • Key-value stores.
    • Document stores.
    • Wide column stores.
    • Graph databases.

    This post describes the main features of NoSQL, provides some general guidance on when to use NoSQL, and how you can get started using NoSQL on Windows Azure. I’ll go in depth on how you can use MongoDB and sones GraphDB in your Azure application, and explain how you can get started with those technologies. I’ll also explain how two Azure offerings fit some NoSQL traits.

    ...
  • MSDN Roadshows

    Building for Cost Part 2

    In the last post , we looked at ways to separate content using different pieces of Windows Azure for the benefit of creating a more cost-effective solution using Windows Azure Web Sites (WAWS) and Windows Azure Storage for storing images and other binary...
  • Jim O'Neil - Technology Evangelist

    Windows Azure Companion: PHP and WordPress in Azure

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    Update July 13, 2011 “The Windows Azure Companion was an experimental tool to provide a simple experience installing and configuring platform-elements (PHP runtime, extensions) and web applications on Windows Azure. Based the feedback and results...
  • Jim O'Neil - Technology Evangelist

    Windows Azure Trial Account Spending Limit

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    A couple of weeks ago, Microsoft announced a number of new features for Windows Azure including a revamped subscription process making it easier than ever to try out the platform. In pointing out the risk-free nature of the offers in a previous post ...
  • JrzyShr Dev Guy

    Windows Azure + Node.js at NY Alt.NET

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    On January 25, 2012, I gave a presentation at the NY Alt.NET user group about running Node.js on Windows Azure.  It was the first time I’ve given a presentation on Node, so I was a little concerned the talk might be a little rough around the edges...
  • Jim O'Neil - Technology Evangelist

    Windows 8 Notifications: Push Notifications via Windows Azure Web Sites (Part 3)

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    It’s finally time to get to the “Azure” piece of this three-parter! Those of you who haven't read Part 1 and Part 2 may want to at lease peruse those posts for context. Those of you who have know that I created a Windows Store application (Boys of Summer...
  • MSDN Roadshows

    Rock, Paper, Azure Deep Dive: Part 2

    In part 1 , I detailed some of the specifics in getting the Rock, Paper, Azure (RPA) up and running in Windows Azure.   In this post, I’ll start detailing some of the other considerations in the project – in many ways, this was a very real migration...
  • Jim O'Neil - Technology Evangelist

    Azure Startup Tasks and Powershell: Lessons Learned

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    Last weekend, I sat down to write the next blog post in my Azure@home series , covering the use of startup tasks to replace some tedious file copying code in the Worker Role.  Well, it turned out to be an adventure, and while segment 15 of the series...
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